Design Archives

2005 - 2021

Thanksgiving Poster Giveaway

November 25th, 2020 #

Thanksgiving Poster Giveaway!

I started this tradition at 45royale and brought it back this year.

Dotties Font

July 7th, 2020 #

Dotties by Kyle Letendre

I’m a sucker for a well-designed, full-bodied typeface.

UX design tools

May 15th, 2020 #

The state of UX tools in 2021

For the past few years, creative professionals have had access to a wide variety of powerful UX design tools.

Design philosophy

May 22nd, 2019 #

My Design Philosophy

Last week someone asked me, “So, what’s your design philosophy?” The question took me by surprise.

The Business of Design

April 18th, 2019 #

The Business of Design

Today I’m happy to announce the release of my new web design eBook, ‘The Business of Design’.

Freelance Designer Specialist

February 28th, 2019 #

The increasing demand for freelance design specialists

It’s a great time to be a creative professional.

Rebranding and updating

November 17th, 2018 #

Rebranding and updating

Coming up with a rebranding strategy for yourself can be difficult.

Photoshop animation using the Timeline

October 20th, 2017 #

Photoshop timeline animation

This week I was working on a Photoshop animation for a client’s email campaign.

Modern web design layouts

June 13th, 2016 #

Getting out of our layout ruts

If you’ve been involved with web design in any capacity over the past few years, you might have noticed that things are starting to look…


May 23rd, 2016 #

Deadpool Visual Effects

“Deadpool” marks the beginning of a new era for superhero films, and one sequence, in particular, was key to setting the tone.

Python Darth Vader Helmet

May 3rd, 2016 #

Python Darth Vader Helmet

Now there’s cool, and then there’s this. Check out this one-of-a-kind Python Skin Darth Vader helmet. And yes, that is real Python. And no, no one else in the world will have this. Handmade in New York by Elemnt, this limited edition Darth Vader helmet can be yours for a mere $3,000.

From Twitter

Starting off the week with a fresh desktop look. This background from @UltraLinx has me on a whole different vibe. You can check out the complete pack here:


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